Need That Morning Jolt Of Coffee? Here’s What Happens To Your Brain!

Posted by: | Aug. 30 at 2:53 a.m.

If you’re one of those people who can’t start their day with a morning cup of coffee, maybe an explanation of what happens to your brain will explain why!


Here’s Your End Of 2014 Summer Fun! Human Catapult To Fly & Hoverboards!

Posted by: | Aug. 29 at 2:41 a.m.

Want some wild end of the summer fun? Boardco, which specializes in everything water sports related, presents this human catapult! 53 feet in the air to do what you want while you’re airborne & splash down after a brief flight of fantasy, plus Rocky Mountain Flyboard for providing the Flyboard and Hoverboard! They sell and rent them, they are amazing!


The Annual Beloit College Mindset List For Freshman Class Of 2018 Is Out!

Posted by: | Aug. 28 at 5:39 a.m.

Creator Ron Nief, emeritus director of public affairs at Beloit, talks about the origins of the Mindset List and its growing international appeal. The List, first introduced in 1998 as a tool for the faculty at the college, it is now distributed and discussed around the world. This years list reminds incoming college freshman that they should keep their eyes open for Justin Bieber or Dakota Fanning at freshman orientation. Since they’ve been born, the United States has measured progress by a 2 percent jump in unemployment and a 16 cent rise in the price of a first class postage stamp, and they have lived in an era of instant stardom and self-proclaimed celebrities, famous for being famous.


Homer Simpson Is The Latest Celebrity To Take The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge!

Posted by: | Aug. 27 at 12:14 p.m.

Homer Simpson, the latest celebrity to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge this week! Now the longest-running scripted show in television history, THE SIMPSONS reside in the town of Springfield. HOMER (Dan Castellaneta) works as a safety inspector at the local nuclear power plant; MARGE (Julie Kavner) tries to keep the peace in her family; BART (Nancy Cartwright) is the mischievous 10-year-old hellion; eight-year-old LISA (Yeardley Smith) is the intelligent, saxophone-playing, vegetarian member of the family; and baby MAGGIE conveys emotions via pacifier sucks.


“Breaking Bad” And “Modern Family” Clean Up At The 2014 Emmy Awards!

Posted by: | Aug. 26 at 9:30 a.m.

And the Emmy goes to …

Best Drama Series

“Breaking Bad”

Best Actress in a Drama Series

Julianna Margulies, “The Good Wife”

Best Actor in a Drama Series

Bryan Cranston, “Breaking Bad”

Supporting Actor, Drama Series

Aaron Paul, “Breaking Bad”

Supporting Actress, Drama Series

Anna Gunn, “Breaking Bad”

Best Comedy Series

“Modern Family”

Best Actress in a Comedy Series

Julia Louis Dreyfus, “Veep”

Best Actor in a Comedy Series

Jim Parsons, “The Big Bang Theory”

Supporting Actor, Comedy Series

Ty Burrell, “Modern Family”

Supporting Actress, Comedy Series

Allison Janney, “Mom”

Best Miniseries or Movie


Best Actress Miniseries or Movie

Jessica Lange, “American Horror Story: Coven”

Best Actor in a Miniseries or Movie

Benedict Cumberbatch, “Sherlock: His Last Vow”

Supporting Actor, Miniseries or Movie

Martin Freeman, “Sherlock: His Last Vow”

Supporting Actress, Miniseries or Movie

Angela Bassett, “American Horror Story: Coven”


Billy Crystal’s Heartfelt Tribute To His Friend Robin Williams At The Emmys!

Posted by: | Aug. 26 at 8:55 a.m.

One of the Emmy moments Monday night was Billy Crystal’s heartfelt tribute to his friend, Robin Williams, during the memoriam portion of the show. “He made us laugh hard, every time you saw him,” Crystal said, speaking in front of a large image of Williams. “His brilliance was astounding… I used to think if I could just put a saddle on him and stay on for eight seconds I would be OK.”

1 Comment

I Think, Therefore I Am….Or Are You Really Here? Check Out This Clip Now!

Posted by: | Aug. 25 at 11:21 p.m.

How do you know you’re real? Is existence all just a big dream? Has some mad scientist duped us into simply believing that we exist? James Zucker investigates all of these questions (and more) in this mind-boggling tribute to René Descartes’s “Meditations on First Philosophy.”


Northern California’s Napa Valley Rocked By Early Sunday 6.0 Quake!

Posted by: | Aug. 24 at 8:01 a.m.

A magnitude-6.0 earthquake rattled Northern California at 3:20 a.m. Sunday morning, the strongest temblor to hit the Napa Valley area in nearly 25 years since the largest quake since the Loma Prieta temblor in 1989, leaving dozens wounded, power outages everywhere and a majority of buildings damaged. Kelly Huston, deputy director with the California Office of Emergency Services, said there were no reports of fatalities, but that as many as close to 100 people were taken to local hospitals. Most injuries were from falling objects and debris.


NBC Late Night Host Seth Meyers Previews The 2014 Emmy Awards!

Posted by: | Aug. 24 at 6:31 a.m.

NBC Late Night & now this year’s 2014 Emmy Awards Host, Seth Meyers tells you what to expect at this year’s big ceremony, airing live on NBC Monday, August 25 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.


Frank Wu Takes The Art Of Selfies To The Top Of A Hong Kong Skyscraper!

Posted by: | Aug. 23 at 2:59 a.m.

Frank Wu posts the wildest selfie yet, from the top of a Hong Kong skyscraper, but who took the video of him taking a selfie? Video credit to Daniel Lau of Hong Kong!


Benedict Cumberbatch’s Is Latest Ice Bucket Challenge, benefiting #MND!

Posted by: | Aug. 22 at 10:06 p.m.

Motor Neurone Disease Association ambassador Benedict Cumberbatch does the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness of MND. To support the Association, visit For more information follow @mndassoc and @mndVIPteam


What’s Every Big Dog Want? A Fluffy Little Kitty To Play With, Really!

Posted by: | Aug. 22 at 9:38 p.m.

Believe it or not, this big, bad doggie wants a little, fluffy kitty, and gets a little frustrated with his owner about it!